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Dear Ethiopians all over the world – Malik Joseph

Monday, November 16th, 2009

Here is a story of our own, repeating the known tragedy! When we tell the Woyanes/Zenawi the human catastrophe that is and has been looming over the nation of Ethiopia, they label most of us as “the extremist Diaspora”! Make no mistake, the 21st century citizens of the world (Woyanes ...

The Africans who fought in WWII

Monday, November 9th, 2009

For Africa, World War II began not in 1939, but in 1935.   Italian Fascist troops, backed by thousands of Eritrean colonial forces, invaded Ethiopia. Emperor Haile Selassie was forced to flee to the UK, but others, known as Patriots, fought on. Among them was Jagama Kello. Fifteen years old at the time, ...

In a surprise, Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize

Friday, October 9th, 2009

AP OSLO – President Barack Obama won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday in a stunning decision designed to encourage his initiatives to reduce nuclear arms, ease tensions with the Muslim world and stress diplomacy and cooperation rather than unilateralism.

Ethiopia says no rebel risk to Ogaden oil search

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia sought on Thursday to reassure international firms exploring for oil and gas in its volatile Ogaden region that rebels were no longer active there.

Ethiopia – No more power problem?

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

By Yohanes Anberbir and Elias Meseret One thing that all people would agree with is that the severe electricity shortage that has hit the country in recent times has become a constant source of public and government concern. The public has begun to question the competency of the relevant authorities ...

Swastika painted outside Ga. congressman’s office

Wednesday, August 12th, 2009

WASHINGTON — The FBI and police were investigating after a swastika was painted outside Rep. David Scott's district office in Georgia, an act the suburban Atlanta Democrat said reflects an increasingly hateful and racist debate over health care and should remind people to tone down their rhetoric.

Obama Wades Into a Volatile Racial Issue

Friday, July 31st, 2009

Americans got a rare glimpse Wednesday night of the perspective that a black president can bring to a racially charged situation.

Ethiopian rebels arrested for dam raid

Friday, June 26th, 2009

ADDIS ABABA, June 26 (Reuters) - Ethiopia said on Friday it arrested three Oromo Liberation Front rebels who beat up Chinese technicians in a raid on a dam construction site in the west.

All hail the new taxi zoning system

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

By Addis MulugetaThe Addis Ababa Transport Branch Office of the Federal Transport Authority of Ethiopia has finished preparations for the taxi zoning system.

Two killed, dozens wounded at ritual killing at Kenya-Ethiopian border

Thursday, June 18th, 2009

KAKUMA, Kenya, June 18 (Xinhua) -- Suspected Ethiopian warriors killed two Kenyans and wounded 14 others on Wednesday night in a ritual killing barely a fortnight when deadly clashes between Merrile and Turkana tribesmen killed dozens others along the common frontier.